An Expert Confirms the 8 Most Important Autumn Trends

As each new season comes around, the volume and variation of trends can be overwhelming to wade through. That's why we called upon the skills of our resident A-list stylist and monthly Ask a Stylist guru, the oracle that is Cher Coulter. If anyone is going to know how to sift the sartorial wheat from the chaff it's her—no doubt she's already been through the collections a thousand times to choose only the finest pieces for her starry clients and fashion editorials.

So with autumn/winter 2016 starting to show up in stores and on celebrities (many a high-profile girl is already on top of the new ankle boots and everything velvet), it's high time you initiated putting together a hit list of the essentials. Starting with… Well, you'll have to scroll through the gallery to see and shop Cher's key trends and buys for the season!